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  • Entertainment
    Review: ‘Pete’s Dragon’ outcharms the original 1977 film

    The 1977 version of Pete’s Dragon is beloved by many Disney fans, but deep down I don’t understand why. I watched it growing up as a kid and was mesmerized by Elliot, the disappearing dragon, and I guess that was enough to please me enough to say that I actually liked the film. I re-watched it […]

  • Walt Disney World Annual Passholders can purchase $79 park hopper tickets

    A new type of Walt Disney World Annual Passholder discount was announced this past week. Through September 30, Annual Passholders can purchase 1-day Park Hopper tickets for only $79 for friends and family; these tickets normally cost $150-$160 for adults and $149-$154 for kids. There are a few catches – these discounted tickets must be […]

  • Disney News
    Top 10 Toilets at Disneyland

    Every blogger dreams of their work going viral. Some thought-provoking piece demonstrating uncanny insight or prognosticative vision. No one dreams of one of their crappy posts going viral. Such was my lot with Top 10 Toilets at Walt Disney World: a turd in more than one sense of the word. Nevertheless, today I revisit the […]

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    Why Is There A Lack Of Hotels Being Built At Disney World

    While many guests question why Walt Disney World hasn’t built a new park in almost twenty years, it is also noteworthy that there has been a lack of new Disney resorts hotels. From 1988 until 2004, Disney built a new resort hotel at least every other year without fail. Since 2004 there has only been […]

  • R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker passes away

      Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2 in the Star Wars films, passed away August 13, 2016, at the age of 81. The actor from Birmingham, England was 3 feet 8 inches tall and was hired by George Lucas to bring the droid to life. StarWars.com says that the actor was responsible for creating […]

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    Sneak Peek of Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Merchandise

    The Disney Parks Blog has shared a sneak peek at merchandise for this year’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, held this year from September 2-31. All of the following merchandise is only available for purchase at the Parties and will not be available online. There is a new retail MagicBand that will be available at the […]

  • Boardwalk
    Ample Hills Creamery Review

    Ample Hills Creamery is an ice cream shop at Disney’s BoardWalk Inn at Walt Disney World. This review features ice cream photos, or thoughts on the 16 flavors served at Ample Hills, and our take on the value for money of this chic new ice cream spot. In this case, “chic” isn’t just randomly just […]

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  • Trailer released for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    The newest trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been released. The storyline for this film takes place between Episodes 3 and 4 and tells the story of the clandestine mission by the rebellion to steal the plans to the Death Star. Fans are especially thrilled that the trailer reveals what has been […]

  • Shark Touch Pool opens at SeaWorld Orlando

    A new Shark Touch Pool has opened at SeaWorld Orlando. Guests will be able to touch an epaulette shark, a white-spotted bamboo shark, and a brownbanded bamboo shark. The new area is located next to the Wild Arctic ride and is designed to educate guests about the sharks. A SeaWorld employee will give guests tips […]